Your one-stop guide to SAP Data Services!

SAP Data Services The Comprehensive Guide







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524 pages, , Print edition hardcover
ISBN 978-1-4932-1167-8
524 pages,
E-book formats: EPUB, PDF, online
ISBN 978-1-4932-1168-5
524 pages, , Print edition hardcover
E-book formats: EPUB, PDF, online
ISBN 978-1-4932-1169-2
It's time to extract, transform, and load your skills on managing enterprise data! With this book on SAP Data Services, you'll be an expert in no time. After learning about topics like planning, blueprinting, and integrating SAP Data Services, you'll get into the core of the book: detailed steps on how to perform Data Services tasks. Get the skills you need for your daily job, from basic tasks like designing objects, to advanced duties like analyzing unstructured text.
  • Get to know the IDEs: Designer and Workbench
  • Perform all major tasks, from working with objects to analyzing unstructured text analytics
  • Learn how to use Data Services in combination with SAP BW and Information Steward
About the Book About the E-book 524 pages, hardcover, 1.4 in. Reference book format 6.9 x 9 in. Printed black and white on 60# offset paper from sustainable sources. Casebound for durability. Reader-friendly serif font (Linotype Syntax 9.5 Pt.). One-column layout. E-book in full color. PDF (52 MB), EPUB (56 MB) file for download, DRM-free with personalized digital watermark. Copy & paste, bookmarks, and print-out permitted. Table of contents, in-text references, and index fully linked. Including online book edition in dedicated reader application.

In this book, you'll learn about:

  1. Starting with Data Services

    Set up your Data Services foundation. Learn how to plan for Data Services in your organization, then how to install, configure, and get working with it.

  2. Data Services Tasks

    Regardless of your skillset, you’ll find essential information on the tasks you’ll encounter when working with Data Services. Learn how to architect jobs with performance, transparency, supportability, and cost in mind.

  3. Integration

    Data Services plays well with others. This book explores two common integration scenarios: data warehousing and retail environments. Learn how to overcome common challenges and see frequently used scenarios.

Highlights include:

  • Data Services architecture and OS
  • Enterprise information management
  • Installation: Windows and Linux
  • Configuration
  • Troubleshooting
  • Data Services objects
  • Datastores
  • Data Services scripting language
  • Social media analytics
  • Information Steward
  • Integration: data warehousing and retail
»This book helps you get your data where it needs to be – accurately and on time. Use our real-life examples to go from planning to implementations of trustworthy integrations, and everything in between.«

Bing Chen leads the Advanced Analytics practice at Method360 and has over 18 years of experience in IT consulting, from custom application development to data integration, data warehousing, and business analytics applications on multiple database and BI platforms.

James Hanck is co-founder of Method360 and currently leads the enterprise information management practice.

Patrick Hanck is a lead Enterprise Information Management consultant at Method360. He specializes in provisioning information, system implementation, and process engineering, and he has been recognized through business excellence and process improvement awards.

Scott Hertel is a senior Enterprise Information Management consultant with over 15 years of consulting experience helping companies integrate, manage, and improve the quality of their data.

Allen Lissarrague is a senior BI technologist with over 15 years of experience directly in SAP analytics and information products.

Paul Médaille has worked for SAP for over 15 years as a consultant, trainer, and product manager, and he is currently a director in the Solution Management group covering Enterprise Information Management topics, including Data Services.

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